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Video: Vampire Weekend Perform “Diane Young” Live on KCRW

posted by Oscar May 17, 2013

Vampire Weekend headed over to NPR’s flagship station, SoCal/LA’s 89.9FM, to perform the band’s lead single “Diane Young.” The gunshot-sounding drums sound a bit more conventional but the voice modifier was still put to use in this live version of the song which still sounds great when played live.

See that performance above.


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Video: Vampire Weekend Perform on ‘SNL’

posted by Oscar May 12, 2013

“Diane Young”

New York band Vampire Weekend headed over to SNL to play two new songs from the soon-to-drop Modern Vampires of the City. The tracks were “Unbelievers” (shown below) and “Diane Young” (above).

The band played a great set and these clips are a must-see especially for fans of the band, but definitely also for anyone curious about the group. I especially recommend “Diane Young,” which sounds like a future Vampire Weekend classic. Continue Reading

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Vampire Weekend Release Two New Songs, “Diane Young” and “Step”

posted by Oscar March 18, 2013

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Vampire Weekend have released two songs from their upcoming album, Modern Vampires of the City. The New York band debuted their album’s first official single, “Diane Young,” on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show earlier today.

The group also released a lyric video for their song “Step” with clips of NYC, which you can find after the jump.

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